Updates from the Guidance Office
Many of you have reached out and are submitting your Acceptance letters and Scholarship information to the Guidance Office. This is great news!
All Acceptance Letters and Scholarship/Grant information needs to be submitted to the Guidance Office. Do not wait until you have received all of your responses from prospective colleges. As you receive your letters please forward them to us.. You can scan and email or take a picture and email them to Mrs. Fuller at firstname.lastname@example.org . She is keeping the List and will be sharing the updates on the ARHS website
Holy Family University and the Upper Holmesburg Civic Association are sponsoring two full 4-year scholarships to qualified students.
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Minding Your Mind
Incidence of anxiety and depression are on the rise among adolescents, teens, and young adults during the COVID-19 crisis. Some are turning to destructive behaviors, including substance use, in an attempt to cope. The presenter will share his personal story of parenting children with mental health and substance use issues and how the family was able to find a path to hope and recovery during a global pandemic.
Senior Parent Financial Aid Webinar was recorded on Thursday, September 24, 2020.
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The Anna Vincent Scholarship - Awarded to a student who has maintained employment while in high school. The Application Deadline is March 1, 2021. For details and requirements, go to http://annavincent.org
John McKee Scholarship - Application Deadline- March 1, 2021Qualifications: - male, 18 years or younger on March 1, 2021- a senior in high school; - planning to attend a four-year college full-time for more details and an application, John McKee Scholarship
United Steelworkers Hugh Carcella Scholarship - Application Deadline- March 15, 2021 Applicants must be a member or a child of a member in good standing of the United Steelworkers.
Sophomores/Juniors:College Board is launching its Big Future College Days, a regional series of virtual college fairs. For more information see attached:
Temple University Summer Research Program -We are currently looking for High School Juniors interested in pursuing an undergraduate degree in a STEM field. Underrepresented minority and first-generation students are strongly encouraged to apply. Students will receive hands-on research training, mentorship from an established investigator, participation in skill-building workshops, and present research at a symposium in addition to a stipend of $500.00. Transportation will also be provided. For more information: Temple Summer Program
The Application Deadline is February 19, 2021. Application: Temple Summer Program Application